The exam period is now in full swing, so far the pupils have conducted themselves impeccably. The months of hard work should pay off and our pupils should reap the rewards on exam results day. They have to be the best and yet the most nerve-wracking days of the school year, Thursday 16th August for A level results and Thursday 23rd August for GCSE results. Our y11 Sport and Leisure pupils gained great results this week fueling them to complete their coursework, last night many were still here working until 8pm, thank you to Team Rushden once again for making this happen.

During half term there will be opportunities for year 11 to attend school and work with teachers, watch out for the programme later. Remember to continue with GCSE pod and use your revision guides. Also later in this bulletin you will find the year 10 mock exam timetable, this follows swiftly on from the real GCSEs as the exam hall will be all set up with desks and chairs. Year 10 should be preparing for these exams now, asking teachers for advice, planning your revision programme and making revision notes. I don’t think you can beat practicing exam questions though and reading the mark schemes from the exam board websites.

Rushden Academy

Rushden Academy

01933 350391


KS3 Head of Years

Head of Year 7 - Mrs S Finney

Head of Year 8  - Mr S Harris

Head of Year 9 - Mrs A Gurnham

KS4 Head of Years

Head of Year 10 - Miss R Burrows

Head of Year 11  - Miss J Neville

KS5 Head of Year

Head of Year 12 & 13 - Mr P Chapman

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